How to Register for Credit Classes

​​​​​​Credit students must be accepted to the college through the DMACC Admissions Office. After acceptance, students will receive information regarding next steps and registration during New Student Orientation. See below to determine if you are a Returning or New Student.

View DMACC tuition and fees.

Planning to pay with Financial Aid? Contact the Financial Aid Department to apply. Students are encouraged ask questions so they understand Financial Aid requirements and processing time before registering for classes.

DMACC uses an ‘E-Bill’ (paperless billing). View billing information and how to pay tuition/fees.

Returning Student:

  • Has completed classes in a previous semester at DMACC (not including: Career Advantage (High School Programming) or the Cross Enrollment Program
  • Is accepted to the same major or program since the last course taken
    • Students who changed their program​ of interest may be required to attend a new orientation session for the new program before they are eligible to register for classes
    • Students are encouraged to contact their program advisor to verify that courses selected meet program/degree requirements
    • If it has been 3 years or more since you were accepted by the DMACC Admissions Office, you must first re-apply online or contact DMACC Admissions via email to update your application
  • May register​ at the beginning of each semester via Banner Self Service online, by phone (515-964-6800) or on campus according to opening registration dates and times

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New Student:

  • Is new to DMACC
  • Was recently accepted into a program—after previously being on a wait list or standby list
  • Accepted into a different major or program after requesting a program change​
    • Changing your program may affect your Fin. Aid. See an advisor for assistance.​
  • Allowed to register after​ a required New Student Orientation​

Registration Methods